Category: Historical Romance

Review: Lady Charlotte Always ..

Posted February 26, 2024 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Lady Charlotte Always Gets Her Man by Violet Marsh

Lady Charlotte Always Gets Her Man Author: Violet Marsh Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Lady Charlotte’s parents want her to marry for prestige, so it doesn’t matter to them that the previous two wives of the Viscount Hawley died under suspicious circumstances. Determined to get out the betrothal, Lady Charlotte starts a […]

Review: Never Met a Duke Like ..

Posted November 20, 2023 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Never Met a Duke Like You by Amalie Howard

Never Met a Duke Like You Author: Amalie Howard Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Lady Vesper Lyndhurst loves love for others and views herself as a premier matchmaker, but doesn’t want love for herself. She was in love with her neighbor and best friend, Aspen, now Duke of Greydon, but when he […]

Review: Claws and Contrivances..

Review: Claws and Contrivances by Stephanie Burgis

Claws and Contrivances Author: Stephanie Burgis Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Claws and Contrivances is the sophomore title in Ms. Burgis’s Regency Dragons series. Set in the Welch countryside, the stories take place in the Regency era with the added twist of the existence of cat-sized dragons which are kept by wealthy socialites as fashion […]

Review: Once a Rogue by Allie ..

Review: Once a Rogue by Allie Therin

Once a Rogue Author: Allie Therin Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Wesley and Sebastian are on a boat bound for New York when they receive a cryptic cable from Jade. However, when they arrive, they discover that Jade, Zhang, Arthur, and Rory have all mysteriously left town. Additionally, an acquaintance of Wesley’s […]

Review: An Accomplished Woman ..

Posted July 27, 2023 by Sophia Rose in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: An Accomplished Woman by Suzan Lauder

An Accomplished Woman Author: Suzan Lauder Reviewer: Sophia Rose Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: A light and breezy Regency Romp with a young lady eager to follow her old school chum’s advice for matrimony and mischief soon follows when she has a memorable meet cute with the wrong man. Suzan Lauder has long been […]

Review: Remember Me by Mary Ba..

Posted July 17, 2023 by Nima in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Remember Me by Mary Balogh

Remember Me Author: Mary Balogh Reviewer: Nima Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: The enemies to lovers trope is one that has to walk a fine line. There’s nothing quite as satisfying as the growth that comes from seeing the error of your ways and caring enough about someone to right whatever you did wrong, […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Memory House by Jenetta James

Audiobook review: The Memory House by Jeanette James A current day London woman lands a position as nanny in a great situation and, with her employer, discovers a mystery in their own backyard, while in the past, a young heiress living in that very house is being pushed to accept an undesired suitor of her father’s making. […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted May 15, 2023 by B. in Historical Romance, LGBTQ, Listen Up!
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Something Spectacular by Alexis Hall

Audiobook review: Something Spectacular by Alexis Hall If pining for one’s best friend were a virtue, then Peggy Delancey would have been sainted by now—or whatever the non-religious equivalent might be. Unfortunately, being in love with someone who can’t love you back tends to put a strain on a person. Still, with some distance from Arabella Tarleton, […]

#Audiobook Review: How to Best..

Posted May 10, 2023 by Jen in Historical Romance, Listen Up!, Rating C, Reviews
#Audiobook Review: How to Best a Marquess by Janna MacGregor

How to Best a Marquess Author: Janna MacGregor Reviewer: Jen Rating: C What I’m Talking About: Note: I read the ebook version until Mid-CHAPTER 13, 41%. At this point, I finished the story via audiobook. Eight years ago, Beth Howell enjoyed the best night of her life when Julian Raleah, Marquess of Grayson, asked for her […]

Review: The Duchess Takes a Hu..

Posted May 4, 2023 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Duchess Takes a Husband by Harper St. George

The Duchess Takes a Husband Author: Harper St. George Reviewer: Ang Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: I will be honest, the only reason this book did not receive an A is because it deals with VERY sensitive topics, namely domestic violence and rape, and DID NOT come with a warning. As a survivor of both, I […]

#TBRChallenge2023 Review: Scal..

#TBRChallenge2023 Review: Scales and Sensibility by Stephanie Burgis

Scales and Sensibility Author: Stephanie Burgis Reviewer: Jen Rating: B #TBRChallenge April’s Theme is “Unusual Historical” This book has been on my TBR since October 2021, and I’ve owned it since October 17, 2022. It’s an historical with dragons! What I’m Talking About: Elinor and her sisters were orphaned a year ago. No relation would take all three […]